Orioles GM Mike Elias to address Hot Stove Banquet

Baltimore Orioles Executive Vice President & General Manager Mike Elias will serve as the featured guest speaker at the Delmarva Shorebirds’ 19th annual Hot Stove Banquet. The event will be held at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center on Thursday, Jan. 23, and begin at 6 p.m. Elias just completed his first season in Baltimore, […]

Governors Challenge basketball begins Thursday

High school basketball talent from across the nation will travel to Wicomico County this week for the Governors Challenge basketball tournament. Now in its 39th year, the Governors Challenge is the largest holiday basketball tournament in the country. Nearly 130 teams will compete in this year’s event from 13 states, plus Puerto Rico and Canada. […]

Deer season sees uptick in harvest statewide

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources announced that hunters reported 8,061 deer taken on opening day of the 2019 Maryland firearm season, Nov. 30. This represents a 29 percent increase over last year’s Saturday opener. The overall weekend harvest of 9,201 was down 9 percent from 2018 due to nearly non-stop rain and wind across […]

SU falls to Muhlenberg in football playoffs, 24-8

The sixth-ranked Salisbury University football team’s historic 2019 campaign came to an end in the NCAA Elite Eight as they dropped a 24-8 decision to the fourth-ranked Muhlenberg Mules on Saturday. Muhlenberg, with a 13-0 record, will continue on in the playoffs; Salisbury ends its season with an 11-1 record. In the first quarter, after […]

Sea Gulls to host football playoff against Muhlenberg

The Salisbury University Football Sea Gulls will host another playoff game this Saturday at Sea Gull Stadium in Salisbury. Salisbury advanced over the weekend, when it and its opponent combined for 103 points and 1,051 yards in an offensive slugfest over the No. 13 Union Dutchmen, 62-41. Salisbury now advances to the Elite Eight in […]

Sea Gulls romp to 83-0 win in first football playoff game

The sixth-ranked Salisbury University football team overpowered the SUNY-Maritime Privateers on Saturday, winning 83-0 in the first round of the 2019 NCAA Division III Championship Tournament. Playing at Sea Gull Stadium, the team remains undefeated with a 10-0 season record. First Quarter Salisbury got the ball and drove down the field in seven plays, capped […]

Shorebirds named Team of the Year by MiLB.com

Delmarva’s best baseball summer ever has earned one last cherry on top. On Tuesday afternoon, MiLB.com named the Shorebirds as their Team of the Year for 2019, a first in franchise history. In their 24th season at Arthur W. Perdue Stadium, the Shorebirds finished 90-48, the most wins across all of Minor League Baseball in […]

Wicomico Recreation: Turkey Trek 5K is Nov. 28

With the weather getting colder, stay active by participating in Wicomico County Recreation & Parks’ indoor programs. The 11th annual Turkey Trek 5K, which has become a Thanksgiving tradition, is also coming up. To register for recreation programs or learn more about programs and events, visit WicomicoRecandParks.org. Registration is also available at the Wicomico Youth […]

Sea Gulls hand Christopher Newport a brutal 51-0 loss

The 10th-ranked Salisbury University football team rolled on Senior Day to a 51-0 shutout victory over their New Jersey Athletic Conference foes, the Christopher Newport Captains on Saturday in their final regular season game at Sea Gull Stadium. Salisbury is now 7-0 for the season, with a 5-0 in the NJAC. Salisbury fumbled on the […]

Bivalve angler now holds record for triple tail fish

Don Whittington of Bivalve reeled in the state’s first-ever record triple tail off the coast of Ocean City. The 11-pound, 25.25-inch long fish was caught Saturday, Oct.19, near Baltimore Canyon in the Atlantic Ocean. After about two hours fishing from his son’s boat for tuna and common dolphin, Whittington saw something unusual in the water.   […]